DDPHE Issues Request for Proposals for $2 Million Food System Resiliency Grants

Support for community food system infrastructure will increase access to food for Denver residents ~ DENVER— The Denver Department of Public Health & Environment (DDPHE) is making $2 million in grant funding available to local organizations as part of its Food System Resiliency Grant program. DDPHE has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) from qualified […]

Kavod Senior Life earns prestigious Beacon Award for “Best in Wellness”

[DENVER, COLORADO], December 13, 2022 – KAVOD SENIOR LIFE (kuh-VOAD) is proud to announce that it has won the 2022 ICAA NuStep Beacon Award, which recognizes the Top 25 senior living communities in North America.

Speaking with Light: Contemporary Indigenous Photography Focuses on Native Voices and Perspectives

Featuring New and Recent Works by More than 30 Indigenous Photographers, opens at the Denver Art Museum February 2023 ~ DENVER – The Denver Art Museum (DAM) will present Speaking with Light: Contemporary Indigenous Photography, one of the first major museum surveys to explore the practices of Indigenous photographers working over the past three decades. Featuring […]

Denver Art Museum presents Rugged Beauty: Antique Carpets from Western Asia in winter 2022

More than 40 artworks explore the craftsmanship of carpet weaving in west Asia over six centuries ~ Carpets from Western Asia, opening December 2022. This exhibition opens a window into the artistic and utilitarian innovations of weavers, domestic consumption and the cross-cultural exchanges between present-day Turkey, Iran and the Caucasus (Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia) from […]

Juniper’s Tequila Lime Salmon Places Second at Chef Challenge

November 1, 2022 (Denver & Lakewood, CO) – One of the most important questions asked by people who are looking to move into a senior living community is, “How is the food?”,” says Cindy Longfellow, Vice President, Sales and Marketing for Juniper Communities. “For many of us, our day centers around eating and the socialization that […]

Life Skills Center Opens Opportunities for Independence

By Jeanine Genauer  ~ Daily rituals and activities associated with taking care of oneself are often taken for granted as we race through the day with our daily regimens. Cooking, loading a dishwasher or opening a can aren’t given a  second thought. For those who have suffered a brain injury or other physical setback, these […]

Serenity Harmonizes Care Across Teams at The Gardens at St. Elizabeth

By Katherine Wells, CEO and founder of Serenity, and Jane Woloson, Executive Director of The Gardens at St Elizabeth ~ The Gardens at St. Elizabeth is a CHI Living Community within CommonSpirit Health, the largest Catholic and second-largest nonprofit healthcare system in the United States.  The senior living community provides comprehensive care in a variety […]

Denver Food Purchasing Program Sees Early Success

Program requires vendors commit to sustainability, supporting local food suppliers, and more ~ DENVER—Food served by City of Denver entities is becoming more sustainable, with a focus on supporting local businesses and racial equity. Earlier this year, Mayor Michael B. Hancock signed an executive order establishing policy requiring public meal programs and city-contracted food concessions […]

Denver Launches Innovative Public Health Campaign Against Mental Health Stigma

DENVER – The Denver Department of Public Health & Environment (DDPHE) is launching an innovative public health campaign targeting one of the biggest barriers Denverites with mental health conditions face — stigma.

Who is DRMAC?? Help needed!

The mission of Denver Regional Mobility & Access Council, (DRMAC) is to ensure people with mobility challenges have access to the community by increasing, enhancing, sharing, and coordinating regional transportation services and resources. DRMAC serves the following Colorado counties: Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Clear Creek, Denver, Douglas, Gilpin, and Jefferson. Getting There Travel Training (GTTT)-DRMAC provides a […]

Aurora Singers Is Auditioning For New Members

OCTOBER 22, 2022 (AURORA, COLORADO): For more than 45 years, and purely for the love of music, the Aurora Singers have been a bedrock of the arts in Arapahoe County with a  mission to bring inspiration and joy through fine choral and musical revue performance to the  Aurora/Denver Metro area and beyond. A first-class example […]

Kirkland Museum Of Fine & Decorative Art Announces Acquisition And Installation Of Frank Lloyd Wright Window

Denver, September 13, 2022 – Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art announces the significant acquisition of a window designed in 1901 by Frank Lloyd Wright for the Ward W. Willits House in Highland Park, Illinois. Continuing Kirkland Museum’s year-long celebration of the genius of Frank Lloyd Wright, the window will be unveiled on Tuesday, […]

Stories on Stage kicks off the 2022-23 Season with “The Banned Books Club” Sept. 11

Denver, CO – Stories on Stage kicks off the 2022-23 Season with The Banned Books Club at Su Teatro Cultural and Performing Arts Center, 721 Santa Fe Drive on Sunday, September 11 at 2 p.m. Virtual performance begins on Thursday, September 15 at 7:00 p.m. and will be available for viewing any time thereafter. Ticket holders for […]

Roaring Twenties Bash!

Come one come all, and let’s have a ball! On September 1st, Brookdale Lowry is throwing the part of the century – the twentieth century that is!  Most of our residents/staff will be wearing something from that era.

Join the Salute to Seniors Virtually 8/12 and 13

By Eileen Doherty, MS ~ Denver, CO –  Grab your lunch, call a friend, and join the 33rd Annual Salute to Seniors virtually on August 12 and 13, 2022 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on your favorite device in the comfort of your living room.  We know many of you would like to join us […]

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